The Mother Tongue Summary
Bill Bryson

Everything you need to understand or teach The Mother Tongue by Bill Bryson.

  • The Mother Tongue Summary & Study Guide
  • 1 Literature Criticism
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  • 30 The Mother Tongue Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
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The Mother Tongue Overview

The Mother Tongue by Bill Bryson is a compilation of thoughts on the origins of the English language. Bryson shows how the language changed with each switch of power in the United Kingdom. As the English language spreads across the world, each country speaking it still manages to have its own version. Bryson also takes a humorous look at other topics such as the art of swearing.

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